Instructables: exploring - outside - rope http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 10:52:22 PDT BLOX v1.01 Plant Fiber Cordage http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-Fiber-Cordage/
Plant Fiber Cordage - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/Z4WP/I0HYSLKS/F5UZ4WPI0HYSLKS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/Z4WP/I0HYSLKS/F5UZ4WPI0HYSLKS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/Z4WP/I0HYSLKS/F5UZ4WPI0HYSLKS.SMALL.jpg bmrtin I will show you how to make cordage from almost anything that can withstand twisting in case you ever find your self with out cordage and no store in sight. This could be used with other projects because the cordage here has a nice handmade look to it. The process is surprising easy so lets get st...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 05:40:08 PDT
The Irish Lashing http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Irish-Lashing/
The Irish Lashing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/ENXN/I053STNQ/F5UENXNI053STNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/ENXN/I053STNQ/F5UENXNI053STNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5U/ENXN/I053STNQ/F5UENXNI053STNQ.SMALL.jpg VentureScout The Irish Lashing is for fixing two poles (spars) together. For best results these poles should cross at an angle between 40 and 90 degrees to each other.The Irish Lashing was invented in the late 80's as an alternative to the square lashing. It has two main advantages over the square lashing, (a) i...
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:37:26 PDT
Figure of 8 Lashing (Tripod Lashing) http://www.instructables.com/id/Figure-of-8-Lashing-Tripod-Lashing/
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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 04:31:36 PDT
Quick Assembly / Release Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Assembly-Release-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 05:23:41 PDT
Rope Splicing Fid http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Splicing-Fid/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:42:42 PDT
Processing Yucca Fibre with Primitive Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Processing-Yucca-Fibre-with-Primitive-Tools/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 11:17:18 PDT
how to eye splice three strand rope http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-eye-splice-three-strand-rope/
how to eye splice three strand rope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/D5TF/HYC6I2UW/FO4D5TFHYC6I2UW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/D5TF/HYC6I2UW/FO4D5TFHYC6I2UW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/D5TF/HYC6I2UW/FO4D5TFHYC6I2UW.SMALL.jpg jeves1 Hi all,this is my first instructable, so any feedback would be great. I needed to put some short lengths of rope on a tarpaulin (tarp), and figured that this would be a good way to do it, rather than just tying a knot and hoping it holds. The eye splice is a great way to permenantly put a loop in th...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 03:26:06 PDT
Scouting Knots http://www.instructables.com/id/Scouting-Knots/
Scouting Knots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/6CYJ/HWWNU0N7/F3R6CYJHWWNU0N7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/6CYJ/HWWNU0N7/F3R6CYJHWWNU0N7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3R/6CYJ/HWWNU0N7/F3R6CYJHWWNU0N7.SMALL.jpg francescapereira These knots are described for scouts, but most of them have critical uses in other environments. In this instructable I will teach you the basic scouting knots. These knots will teach you how to Join Ends of Two Ropes, Lashings, Attach Rope to Pole, Ring, Cleat, Shorten a Rope without Cutting, Lift ...
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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 21:13:51 PDT
unknown knot or double slip lock http://www.instructables.com/id/unknown-knot-or-double-slip-lock/
unknown knot or double slip lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/KFXM/HWRC8I28/FEBKFXMHWRC8I28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/KFXM/HWRC8I28/FEBKFXMHWRC8I28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/KFXM/HWRC8I28/FEBKFXMHWRC8I28.SMALL.jpg Ginga-Ninja I have no idea if this is a knot,or knot system like the trucker hitch. it's easy to make quickly. after a heavy load it is super easy to untie. Make a slip knot Just follow along here to make one Slipknot Make another Slipknot below that Slipknot This is just showing you how to make the knot...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 09:12:10 PDT
Natural Cordage Paracord Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-Cordage-Paracord-Keychain/
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Sun, 8 Jun 2014 17:04:10 PDT
Simple Slackline http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Slackline/
Simple Slackline - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/WKG0/HVY5GBB0/FQ4WKG0HVY5GBB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/WKG0/HVY5GBB0/FQ4WKG0HVY5GBB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/WKG0/HVY5GBB0/FQ4WKG0HVY5GBB0.SMALL.jpg wiscdoledino This is how I made my portable slackline used between to trees that is very reliable. It requires minimal supplies and low cost for hours of entertainment. Make sure you tree's that are going to be strong enough. I reccomend about one foot diameter at least to about a foot and a half. The distance ...
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Mon, 2 Jun 2014 14:30:50 PDT
Natural Cordage http://www.instructables.com/id/Natural-Cordage/
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Wed, 7 May 2014 10:47:45 PDT
Rope Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Ladder-1/
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:50:26 PDT
Permanent Paracord Bike Handle http://www.instructables.com/id/Permanent-Paracord-Bike-Handle/
Permanent Paracord Bike Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/NFMK/HTX6NJ0T/FRHNFMKHTX6NJ0T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/NFMK/HTX6NJ0T/FRHNFMKHTX6NJ0T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/NFMK/HTX6NJ0T/FRHNFMKHTX6NJ0T.SMALL.jpg RehabIsForQuitters Living in the city I use my bike for commuting but it's not easy to carry it up 2 flights of stairs because the elevator is old and slow. I found an instructable for Paracord Bike Frame Handle. It was a great post and I made one but having to put it on and take it off was also not convenient so I de...
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:21:58 PDT
Double Sided Paracord Loop (Keychain Knot) http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Sided-Paracord-Loop-Keychain-Knot/
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 08:40:15 PDT
Coil ropes and cords perfectly with the two-peg system http://www.instructables.com/id/Coil-ropes-and-cords-perfectly-with-the-two-peg-sy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/UQ4N/HSL29GTN/F9RUQ4NHSL29GTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/UQ4N/HSL29GTN/F9RUQ4NHSL29GTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/UQ4N/HSL29GTN/F9RUQ4NHSL29GTN.SMALL.jpg hasselhoph Gather round, neat freaks.  Here's a way to coil your climbing ropes, extension cords, paracord so neatly, they look factory-fresh!  And who doesn't want that?  Ok, sane people mostly.  But now that the sane people have lost interest, read on!  We didn't need them anyway. Materials: Two 8" wooden d...
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Sun, 9 Mar 2014 22:21:44 PDT
Easy Turks Head Slip On Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Turks-Head-Slip-On-Bracelet/
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 17:22:40 PST
How To Thread A Paracord Stitching Needle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Thread-A-Paracord-Stitching-Needle/
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 13:16:34 PST
turks head stopper knot (like monkey fist) http://www.instructables.com/id/turks-head-stopper-knot-like-monkey-fist/
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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:05:28 PST
Paracord Monkey's Fist http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Monkeys-Fist-1/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:14:53 PST
Paracord Whip! http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Whip-1/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:24:21 PST
How To Tie The Bowline Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tie-The-Bowline-Knot/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 22:38:31 PST
Two Color Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Color-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 14:40:47 PST
Double Sinnet Instant Deploy Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Sinnet-Instant-Disassemble-Paracord-Bracele/
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Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:55:37 PST
Scooter Boarding http://www.instructables.com/id/Scooter-Boarding-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/F80T/HR9V7S3A/FYEF80THR9V7S3A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/F80T/HR9V7S3A/FYEF80THR9V7S3A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYE/F80T/HR9V7S3A/FYEF80THR9V7S3A.SMALL.jpg b1tbang3r One night, my little brother and I were bored: the usual. We started rummaging around in our rooms for stuff to tear apart. Lo and behold, we found a scooter board. I immediately went to the garage to get a pair of snowboard bindings, a hand full of self-tapping screws, some rope, a chunk of 3/4" pv...
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 11:12:11 PST
Secret River Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-River-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 15:53:05 PST
Simple Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Paracord-Bracelet/
Simple Paracord Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/6QJ0/HQ730FCX/F7O6QJ0HQ730FCX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/6QJ0/HQ730FCX/F7O6QJ0HQ730FCX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/6QJ0/HQ730FCX/F7O6QJ0HQ730FCX.SMALL.jpg Blechmen A very simple paracord bracelet, which you can add beads or jewelry to it. What You Need 550 paracord You need about 1'4" Make The Bracelet Tie each end around the cord like in the pictures. And you're finished, I told you it was simple hope you enjoyed.
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 18:10:06 PST
Paracord Key Fob http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Key-Fob-1/
Paracord Key Fob - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/8I5J/HQ5VDPV1/FWF8I5JHQ5VDPV1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/8I5J/HQ5VDPV1/FWF8I5JHQ5VDPV1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWF/8I5J/HQ5VDPV1/FWF8I5JHQ5VDPV1.SMALL.jpg Blechmen Do you ever lose your keys? This key fob is used to attached keys on a ring to another ring and can easily be detached with an s clip. What you need 3'7" of paracord 2 rings a key Tie a ring on Fold the rope in half so the ends are the same length, then add the ring like so. Add the other...
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Tue, 7 Jan 2014 18:37:09 PST
How to make a simple noose http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-simple-noose/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/2A5Y/HPLO2A77/FFO2A5YHPLO2A77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/2A5Y/HPLO2A77/FFO2A5YHPLO2A77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/2A5Y/HPLO2A77/FFO2A5YHPLO2A77.SMALL.jpg thetecher In this video i will show you how to make a simple noose
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Tue, 24 Dec 2013 19:01:10 PST
How To Make Fishtail Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Fishtail-Paracord-Bracelet/
How To Make Fishtail Paracord Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/J0W3/HPG4LQ4E/F37J0W3HPG4LQ4E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/J0W3/HPG4LQ4E/F37J0W3HPG4LQ4E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F37/J0W3/HPG4LQ4E/F37J0W3HPG4LQ4E.SMALL.jpg jray03 This will teach you how to make a fishtail paracord bracelet. Gather Materials 1 buckle7 foot of paracord (for average person)scissors and lighter. The Weave null The Weave Part Two Now keep repeating. Melt Now you have made a fishtail paracord bracelet. :)
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 17:18:40 PST
Make a Tug-O-War Rope out of Grass - By Thomas J. Elpel http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Tug-O-War-Rope-out-of-Grass-By-Thomas-J-Elp/
Make a Tug-O-War Rope out of Grass - By Thomas J. Elpel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/Y6NR/HOHYK1I9/F8YY6NRHOHYK1I9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/Y6NR/HOHYK1I9/F8YY6NRHOHYK1I9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/Y6NR/HOHYK1I9/F8YY6NRHOHYK1I9.SMALL.jpg thomasjelpel Looking for something green, fun, and free to do this summer? Consider making ropes of grass and playing tug-o-war with any group of people—from adults to kids as young as 7 or 8 years old. Building grass ropes requires teamwork and cooperation. Testing the ropes for strength is an opportunity for g...
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Wed, 27 Nov 2013 07:32:05 PST
very strong shopping bag rope - no tools needed http://www.instructables.com/id/very-strong-shopping-bag-rope-no-tools-needed/
very strong shopping bag rope - no tools needed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/P66R/HO7XGFEE/F3UP66RHO7XGFEE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/P66R/HO7XGFEE/F3UP66RHO7XGFEE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3U/P66R/HO7XGFEE/F3UP66RHO7XGFEE.SMALL.jpg foobear I started thinking about rope recently after Mr. Balleng posted his rope making instructable.   I also remembered this old instructable in which they made a rope from shopping bags using a giant twisting device made out of bicycle parts.  Then I thought, why do you need to twist it?  I think twistin...
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 16:18:07 PST
Simple Snare For Small Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Snare-For-Small-Game/
Simple Snare For Small Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/2UIY/HMEXSVJD/FIU2UIYHMEXSVJD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/2UIY/HMEXSVJD/FIU2UIYHMEXSVJD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIU/2UIY/HMEXSVJD/FIU2UIYHMEXSVJD.SMALL.jpg nickhaik1 Hey guys. I've made a simple snare to catch small game such as rabbits, and since I'm in Australia, it's also good for wombats and possums if its put up in trees. I have just used some utility cord which is easy to come by but you can also use hunting wire or para cord. The only other thing you need...
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Sun, 6 Oct 2013 17:13:21 PDT
Survival Bracelet - Cheap And Easy http://www.instructables.com/id/Survival-Bracelet-Cheap-And-Easy/
Survival Bracelet - Cheap And Easy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/KN44/HM8DFS51/FAKKN44HM8DFS51.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/KN44/HM8DFS51/FAKKN44HM8DFS51.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/KN44/HM8DFS51/FAKKN44HM8DFS51.SMALL.jpg nickhaik1 I wanted to make a quick bracelet unlike the others people post with the clips, as I couldn't find any. My new modified version only uses a length of para cord or utility cord. I bought a roll of utility cord for $5 and it had 20 metres worth. I hope you find this useful and please comment freely an...
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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 06:18:16 PDT
How to use a Rope Dart or Meteor Hammer - Leg Wrap Strike [Martial Arts] http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-use-a-Rope-Dart-or-Meteor-Hammer-Leg-Wrap-S/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/27JM/HM8DFMCQ/FFG27JMHM8DFMCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/27JM/HM8DFMCQ/FFG27JMHM8DFMCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFG/27JM/HM8DFMCQ/FFG27JMHM8DFMCQ.SMALL.jpg smabber The rope dart and meteor hammer are ancient chinese weapons most commonly known as part of the chinese martial arts category named 'flexible weapons'. The rope dart and meteor hammer are very similar in construction as both consist of a length of thick rope or chain usually measured to 3 or more met...
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Wed, 2 Oct 2013 06:23:22 PDT
Toilet paper Rope http://www.instructables.com/id/Toilet-paper-Rope/
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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 09:13:18 PDT
How to tie a basic figure eight knot & the follow through http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-basic-figure-eight-knot-the-follow-th/
How to tie a basic figure eight knot & the follow through - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/BVZK/HLFUZ506/F2TBVZKHLFUZ506.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/BVZK/HLFUZ506/F2TBVZKHLFUZ506.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/BVZK/HLFUZ506/F2TBVZKHLFUZ506.SMALL.jpg Liam Murphy A figure eight with a bight is a famous knot in the rock climbing world. When climbing, you would use a figure eight with a bight (a bite is a loop) to tie yourself onto your harness to prevent you from falling. You achieve tying a figure eight with a bight simply by following the leading end of you...
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 05:18:00 PDT
Trekking pole Blue tarp tent http://www.instructables.com/id/Trekking-pole-Blue-tarp-tent/
Trekking pole Blue tarp tent - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/H1ZX/HJKBU119/FLYH1ZXHJKBU119.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/H1ZX/HJKBU119/FLYH1ZXHJKBU119.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/H1ZX/HJKBU119/FLYH1ZXHJKBU119.SMALL.jpg Justinvent Whether you need a tent quick, want to lighten your pack or forgot your tent at home this Instructable is for you. The tarp tent is not my invention but hopefully this new pitching method will make lightweight tarp camping possible for more outdoorsmen.  This tent can be constructed using objects mo...
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 15:11:33 PDT
Rope Making http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Making/
Rope Making - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/XMFA/HJKBV6SW/FZGXMFAHJKBV6SW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/XMFA/HJKBV6SW/FZGXMFAHJKBV6SW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/XMFA/HJKBV6SW/FZGXMFAHJKBV6SW.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng Rope making has been around for a very long time. While there are more complicated ways to go about it, this set up is one of the simpler ways. All you really need is a few coat hangers and a couple scraps of wood. The twine I’m using measures about 1/8”. Six lines of it made a 3/8” rope. Twelve li...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 18:25:59 PDT
Knot Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Knot-Guide/
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 15:54:33 PDT
Rope Dart/METEOR HAMMER Lessons - Front Knee Strike Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-DartMETEOR-HAMMER-Lessons-Front-Knee-Strik/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/KCFD/HI3TZ0GA/FIVKCFDHI3TZ0GA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/KCFD/HI3TZ0GA/FIVKCFDHI3TZ0GA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/KCFD/HI3TZ0GA/FIVKCFDHI3TZ0GA.SMALL.jpg smabber The rope dart and meteor hammer are ancient chinese weapons most commonly known as part of the chinese martial arts category named 'flexible weapons'. The rope dart and meteor hammer are very similar in construction as both consist of a length of thick rope or chain usually measured to 3 or more met...
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 03:25:34 PDT
How to make a ball and rope dog toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-ball-and-rope-dog-toy/
How to make a ball and rope dog toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TXAI/HHRZT1FQ/FVQTXAIHHRZT1FQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TXAI/HHRZT1FQ/FVQTXAIHHRZT1FQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TXAI/HHRZT1FQ/FVQTXAIHHRZT1FQ.SMALL.jpg jallwine After getting a puppy, I started making her dog toys out of rope. This toy has a long tail which is great for swinging it around to throw it for fetch, or for playing tug-a-war. At the dog park I had someone call it a "fishing line for dogs". Materials 1. 3/4" cotton rope. You can get some from ...
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 15:07:33 PDT
How to create a simple rope dog toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-simple-rope-dog-toy/
How to create a simple rope dog toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/35KV/HHOFXAKE/FPP35KVHHOFXAKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/35KV/HHOFXAKE/FPP35KVHHOFXAKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/35KV/HHOFXAKE/FPP35KVHHOFXAKE.SMALL.jpg jallwine In this instructable, I'll show you how to make a simple rope dog toy using two Matthew Walker knots. Many rope toys you can get at the pet store consist of a rope with two overhand knots in it. The Matthew Walker knot is much more symmetrical and less likely to come untied. With three strand rope, ...
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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 08:28:07 PDT
How to make a woven rope bone dog toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-woven-rope-bone-dog-toy/
How to make a woven rope bone dog toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/M9V5/HHMHZUIP/FI6M9V5HHMHZUIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/M9V5/HHMHZUIP/FI6M9V5HHMHZUIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/M9V5/HHMHZUIP/FI6M9V5HHMHZUIP.SMALL.jpg jallwine My dog loves rope toys. Tying knots is a hobby of mine, so it just doesn't feel right buying them. Instead I order my own rope and make ones that are much better than the ones you can get in a store! I make all kinds of different toys, but in this instructable, I'll show you how to tie a woven rope ...
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Sat, 8 Jun 2013 16:45:24 PDT
How to make a plant hanger out of rope http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-plant-hanger-out-of-rope/
How to make a plant hanger out of rope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/1LG5/HHJOIL4F/F9A1LG5HHJOIL4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/1LG5/HHJOIL4F/F9A1LG5HHJOIL4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/1LG5/HHJOIL4F/F9A1LG5HHJOIL4F.SMALL.jpg jallwine I'll be showing you how to make a plant hanger out of rope. A quick search on etsy for rope plant hangers yields several macrame plant hangers, which generally focus on hitches and square knots. In this instructable, I'll be showing you how to tie one that is made up of braids and decorative knots s...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 11:43:10 PDT
How to tie a 320 facet globe knot using a 3D printed model http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-320-facet-globe-knot-using-a-3D-print/
How to tie a 320 facet globe knot using a 3D printed model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/KNP1/HH2VOK2P/FZIKNP1HH2VOK2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/KNP1/HH2VOK2P/FZIKNP1HH2VOK2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/KNP1/HH2VOK2P/FZIKNP1HH2VOK2P.SMALL.jpg jallwine A globe knot is a form of Turk's head knot that can be tied to cover a sphere. The standard way to tie a globe knot is to tie the knot around a cylindrical mandrel, then transfer the knot to a ball that you want to cover. In this instructable I'll show you how to tie a 320 facet globe knot by 3D pri...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 12:23:09 PDT
How to tie a Turk's head coaster using a 3D printed model http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-Turks-head-coaster-using-a-3D-printe/
How to tie a Turk's head coaster using a 3D printed model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/QMV0/HH11FYVS/FNJQMV0HH11FYVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/QMV0/HH11FYVS/FNJQMV0HH11FYVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/QMV0/HH11FYVS/FNJQMV0HH11FYVS.SMALL.jpg jallwine Tying a Turk's head knot can be tricky without something to follow along with, especially when you want to get more complicated than the standard 3 part x 5 bight ones you can find instructions for online. I generated a 3D model of a 6 part x 7 bight Turk's head and used it as a guide to actually ti...
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Wed, 22 May 2013 22:47:18 PDT
How to Make the World's Strongest Rope http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-the-Worlds-Strongest-Rope/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/DYGH/HGH71HS8/FZUDYGHHGH71HS8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/DYGH/HGH71HS8/FZUDYGHHGH71HS8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZU/DYGH/HGH71HS8/FZUDYGHHGH71HS8.SMALL.jpg aaronthomen How to make Rope using Dyneema fibers, and where to easily get the fibers.  It's as strong as steel cable the same size, but 8 times lighter!  And it floats! I use this rope in my DIY $200 Robotic Hand - Arduino Project Instructable: http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-200-Robotic-Hand-Arduino-Proje...
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Sat, 11 May 2013 09:08:29 PDT
Rope ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-ladder/
Rope ladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/TFVK/HFWST64U/FELTFVKHFWST64U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/TFVK/HFWST64U/FELTFVKHFWST64U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/TFVK/HFWST64U/FELTFVKHFWST64U.SMALL.jpg rinkishimo We do geocaching with family and friends and sometimes it's really hard to get someone somewhere high or low and rope ladder comes quite handy. This instructable is about our first one made only from two ropes as we had plenty of ropes around ;) Safety first, so adult person with common sense shoul...
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Wed, 24 Apr 2013 14:07:42 PDT
Slacklining: Living a healthier, active, and balanced lifestyle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Slacklining-Living-a-healthier-active-and-balan/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/Q8CU/HEXSSGCF/FVPQ8CUHEXSSGCF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/Q8CU/HEXSSGCF/FVPQ8CUHEXSSGCF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/Q8CU/HEXSSGCF/FVPQ8CUHEXSSGCF.SMALL.jpg SonofRagtop I made a simple slackline that can be put up anywhere there are two trees. Our equipment came from REI and I made this for a good time! Here are my answers to the Make-To-Learn Youth Contest: What Did I Make? I made a slackline. Similar to a tightrope, a slackline is a thin, long line of webbing t...
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Tue, 2 Apr 2013 13:30:40 PDT